Octavian appointed by the senate with the name “Augustus” and rewarded as first emperor.
He went on to avenge the death of Caesar by defeating Mark Antony and Cleopatra and creating a new constitution.
Initiated an era of relative peace that was known as Pax Romana or The Roman Peace.
Rome was free of any large scale warfare for more than two centuries.
Roads, Aqueducts, and buildings were built.